Nothing conjures up the vision of 1920s America more than the swinging music of BYU’s Dixieland band Jazz Legacy. As guest performer at international jazz festivals, Jazz Legacy has earned an international reputation quality performance — while its repertoire of Dixieland standards and their fast-paced stage show has won it a name for entertainment at schools, conventions, and civic concerts. Featuring clarinet, trombone, trumpet, piano, banjo, drums, and bass, Jazz Legacy brings back the memories of a bygone era.
The jazz program at BYU embraces the full spectrum of this unique American musical idiom. From academic studies to worldwide touring opportunities, students have extraordinary opportunities to learn their craft.